Pressed wheel bearing replacement (without a press...)
The bearing is 24 years old and has 155 000 kms. It was quite easy thanks to a "special" trick. No press used : ) and the only annoying task was to remove the outer race with a hammer and a chisel.
How to Change a Wheel Bearing (short and fast version)
Wheel bearing replacement, How to change a pressed bearing in a Ford, specifically a 95 Ford Windstar, but this method will be similar for all pressed bearing vehicles. Product of the Month: http://bit.ly/Boostperfmaxx The main steps are to take off the spindle nut, tire, brake caliper, and rotor. Then remove the bolts from the lower control arm ball joint, tie rod, and strut. Remove the steering knuckle, then press out the bearing and hub/spindle. Then press in your new bearing and hub/spindle. This job is a little more complex but can still be easily done by any amateur mechanic. You will save $400-800 depending on your vehicle. Here is the bearing press kit I used: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0028QGT5Y/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789& creative=390957&creativeASIN=B0028QGT5Y&linkCode=as2&tag=chri0e2-20&linkId= XVZ5HJNTWMCD3CKM Here is how to Replace a Hub Bearing Assembly: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04AyCYIUEWQ **If the video was helpful, please give it a "thumbs up" and consider subscribing. Leave any questions or comments below and I will answer them as well.** Follow me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chrisfix8 Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChrisFixed Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=paintballoo7 how to remove a pressed front bearing, how to remove a front bearing, 2003 Mazda Front Wheel Bearing Replacement (Press In Type Bearing), How To Remove Pressed-on Bearings - EricTheCarGuy, Wheel Bearing Removal with Harbor Freight Universal Tool BMW 325i Rear Front, bearing, press, pressed, pressed bearing, front bearing, front wheel bearing, diagnose, how to, diy, ford, windstar, ford windstar, Pressing out a front wheel bearing, harbor freight, bearing kit, How to: Remove & Install A Truck Hub Bearing Assembly with Timken, How to remove a rusted wheel hub bearing assembly the easy way, trick, mazda, ford, lincoln, gm, truck, van, car Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, it cannot guarantee against unauthorized modifications of this information, or improper use of this information. ChrisFix assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video. ChrisFix recommends safe practices when working with power tools, automotive lifts, lifting tools, jack stands, electrical equipment, blunt instruments, chemicals, lubricants, or any other tools or equipment seen or implied in this video. Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, no information contained in this video shall create any express or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not ChrisFix. ChrisFix Product of the Month: http://bit.ly/Boostperfmaxx (check out the test video I did on this stuff)
Wheel Bearing Removal with Harbor Freight Universal Tool BMW 3 Series Rear Front
I spent about $150 on tools. These tools can be used for any bearings I may need to do in the future. I bought the tools at Harbor Freight.
How to: Remove & Install A Truck Hub Bearing Assembly with Timken
Watch the experts at Timken remove and install a truck hub bearing assembly on a GM 4x4 front wheel with outboard mounted rotors. The experts will show you how to remove a hub assembly and then show you how to install a hub assembly. For more tech tips from Timken experts, visit http://bit.ly/eHcVvw.